Groovin the Moo

Commoonity

POWDER PEN

Returning in 2019, GTM’s Powder Pen will keep you looking festival fresh! For a small donation, you can get a quick hair and make-up “zjoosh” thanks to Wak the Salon. A portion of proceeds from the Powder Pen will go to their charity of choice, CARE, a global charity that is dedicated to ending poverty and put women and girls in the centre of their program development.

WORK EXPERIENCE

CESSNOCK YOUTH

The Cessnock Youth Entertainment Committee (CYEC) is a fantastic example of what a youth-led project can achieve. With a history spanning over 11 years, this committee have been a very pro-active part of the Cessnock Community landscape planning; small-scale music events and actively raising funds for local youth events and activities.

TAFE NSW

TAFE NSW is one of the leading skills providers in Australia and delivers relevant, high quality, practical and creative training to more than 40,000 people through the Central Coast and Hunter region each year.

SINGLETON GIRLS ACADEMY

Role Models and Leaders Australia (RMLA) Girls Academy program was an initiative to provide assistance and mentoring throughout high school for female Indigenous students. GTM has worked with the Girls Academy in Bunbury WA for many years and we are very pleased to expand the partnership into NSW where a number of students from Singleton Girls Academy will engage with the work experience program that has been developed to create networking and learning opportunities for local youth.

HEAPS GAY

The legends at HEAPS GAY started a few years ago as a series of parties for LGBTQI+ kids and their friends and has since become a regular party starter in the Sydney scene for anyone who wants to have fun and support good causes. They’ll bring the Milk Bar back to Maitland again to offer some incredibly good vibes and party times, with Heaps Gay DJ’s and local favourites DJ Amos and DJ Danny spinning the tunes.

CATTLE CROQUET

Step through the white picket fence, enter Groovin Wonderland and meet the Queen of Hearts, then try your hand at croquet. The creative collective from Hyve Mynd will be running games throughout the day. For a gold coin donation you can play to your hearts content, and all proceeds will be going back to Maitland Football For All.

LOCAL ARTIST SHOWCASES

HANNAH DUNN

Hannah Dunn is a young illustration and collage artist who is keenly involved in her local music and arts community in Newcastle, NSW. Her involvement in the art team for the local music label, No-Fi Collective, has engaged her passions for live music and art in creating album covers, merchandise and poster designs for local bands and events. Her recognisable painting style has been exhibited in her solo exhibition, “Pas Romantique” at Watt Space Gallery in August 2017, with more collage and painting projects to be launched further into 2019.

LOCAL BUSINESS INVOLVEMENT

MAITLAND ROLLER GIRLS

For the last two years the Maitland Roller Girls have laced up their skates to rally and direct people at Hamilton & Broadmeadow train station onto buses heading to or from GTM. We are stoked to work with such a legendary team of strong women!

THE ROTARY CLUB OF EAST MAITLAND

The club will be filling hungry tummies with a classic sausage sizzle pre, during and post event. They will be located in Maitland Park so make sure to grab a snag on your way in and out!

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Wayville

Maitland

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Bendigo

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Bunbury